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Policy Activities

We monitor other legislative initiatives at both the federal and state levels that impact the lung cancer community.

February 15, 2011
LCA Supports Re-review of New Drug for Brain Metastases

February 15, 2011
LCA Hails Most Comprehensive Cancer Legislation Since 1971; Cites Breakthroughs in Lung Cancer

February 15, 2011
Drug Conference highlights delicate balance between safety and effectiveness

February 15, 2011
LCA Attends Voices of Lung Cancer Book Launch in New York City

February 15, 2011
LCA Medical Advisor Mike Smith goes to Congress

February 15, 2011
LCA and Leading Lung Cancer Research Foundations Urge HHS Secretary Designee Tom Daschle to Lung Cancer a National Public Health Priority in Obama Administration (pdf)

November 16, 2010
LCA and Key National Organizations Urge Immediate Action on Federal Screening Guidelines for Lung Cancer

November 10, 2010
Lung Cancer Alliance Salutes Veterans

November 04, 2010
LCA Hails NCI Announcement on CT Scanning as Seminal Moment for the Lung Cancer Community

September 08, 2010
LCA President and Board of Directors Send Letter to NCI Director Varmus Calling for Renewed Sense of Urgency Surrounding Lung Cancer

August 11, 2010
Judge's ruling

August 11, 2010
Progress in NYC Lawsuit

August 10, 2010
LCA Asks House Appropriations Committee To Urge Nih And Nci To Address Lung Cancer Comprehensively And With Urgency

August 09, 2010
Honorable David R. Obey Letter

July 30, 2010
Coalition Letter to Cindy Mann, Medicaid